Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
England > South West
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 120 128
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 +11
Contract jobs citing Maven 96 81 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.89% 1.55% 1.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.65% 8.54% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 60
South West median daily rate £425 £408 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -5.78% +3.28%
10th Percentile £341 £315 £315
90th Percentile £562 £475 £600
England median daily rate £513 £475 £474
% change year-on-year +7.89% +0.26% +5.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +31.78% -28.33%

Maven is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 901 949 876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.75% 18.19% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 571 580
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £313 £280 £288
90th Percentile £563 £519 £526
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 47 64
South West median hourly rate £43.50 £44.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.14% +3.53% +12.61%
10th Percentile £35.93 £33.40 £32.50
90th Percentile £54.75 £53.75 £50.68
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £42.45
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.06% +14.73%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in the South West over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +13 32 £388 -16.67% 11
Somerset +9 25 £525 +17.98% 1
Wiltshire -3 14 £450 +28.57%
Devon -6 9 £425 +3.03% 1
Dorset - 6 £421 -
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 77 (80.21%) Jenkins
2 72 (75.00%) Java
2 72 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (65.63%) Git (software)
4 41 (42.71%) REST
5 40 (41.67%) Spring
6 38 (39.58%) Docker
7 37 (38.54%) Unix
8 35 (36.46%) JIRA
9 34 (35.42%) Ant
10 32 (33.33%) Linux
11 31 (32.29%) Ansible
11 31 (32.29%) DevOps
12 29 (30.21%) TeamCity
13 28 (29.17%) CSS
13 28 (29.17%) JavaScript
13 28 (29.17%) HTML
14 27 (28.13%) Web Services
14 27 (28.13%) Eclipse
15 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (26.04%) Amazon AWS
16 25 (26.04%) Artifactory
16 25 (26.04%) Gradle
16 25 (26.04%) SOAP
16 25 (26.04%) Microservices
16 25 (26.04%) Sonatype Nexus
17 24 (25.00%) Oracle
18 23 (23.96%) SQL
18 23 (23.96%) Confluence
19 22 (22.92%) Cucumber

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (23.96%) Confluence
2 17 (17.71%) WebSphere
3 11 (11.46%) nginx
3 11 (11.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (8.33%) JBoss
4 8 (8.33%) Mule
5 6 (6.25%) ArcGIS
6 3 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (3.13%) Mule ESB
6 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.08%) Apache
8 1 (1.04%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.04%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.29%) GitHub
2 7 (7.29%) PaaS
3 6 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
3 6 (6.25%) Serverless
4 5 (5.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.21%) OpenShift
5 4 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (4.17%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.13%) npm
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.54%) Firewall
1 13 (13.54%) Network Security
2 11 (11.46%) Kerberos
3 4 (4.17%) HTTP
3 4 (4.17%) SMS
4 2 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) Hadoop
2 15 (15.63%) DB2
3 9 (9.38%) Big Data
4 8 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 8 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.29%) GIS
6 4 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.13%) Redis
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.04%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (1.04%) Infinispan
9 1 (1.04%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 77 (80.21%) Jenkins
2 63 (65.63%) Git (software)
3 35 (36.46%) JIRA
4 34 (35.42%) Ant
5 29 (30.21%) TeamCity
6 27 (28.13%) Eclipse
7 25 (26.04%) Artifactory
7 25 (26.04%) Gradle
7 25 (26.04%) Sonatype Nexus
8 22 (22.92%) Cucumber
9 14 (14.58%) Selenium
10 13 (13.54%) Bitbucket
11 11 (11.46%) JUnit
12 10 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (10.42%) Vagrant
13 6 (6.25%) SonarQube
13 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (5.21%) IntelliJ
15 4 (4.17%) HP UFT
15 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (22.92%) Finance
2 18 (18.75%) Banking
3 5 (5.21%) Back Office
4 3 (3.13%) Electronics
4 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (54.17%) Developer
2 31 (32.29%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (8.33%) Consultant
5 6 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Backend Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Hybris Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Security Consultant
7 4 (4.17%) Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Build Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Build Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Test Automation Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (42.71%) REST
2 40 (41.67%) Spring
3 28 (29.17%) CSS
3 28 (29.17%) HTML
4 27 (28.13%) Web Services
5 25 (26.04%) SOAP
6 21 (21.88%) XML
7 20 (20.83%) Hibernate
8 17 (17.71%) J2EE
8 17 (17.71%) JMS
9 16 (16.67%) CSS3
9 16 (16.67%) EJB
9 16 (16.67%) HTML5
9 16 (16.67%) JSP
10 15 (15.63%) DHTML
11 11 (11.46%) LDAP
12 10 (10.42%) .NET
12 10 (10.42%) jQuery
13 7 (7.29%) Elastic Stack
13 7 (7.29%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) User Experience
2 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.04%) RIA
2 1 (1.04%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.54%) Unix
2 32 (33.33%) Linux
3 19 (19.79%) CentOS
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Solaris
5 1 (1.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (32.29%) DevOps
3 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (26.04%) Microservices
5 20 (20.83%) BDD
5 20 (20.83%) TDD
6 19 (19.79%) Scrum
6 19 (19.79%) Test Automation
7 14 (14.58%) Unit Testing
8 13 (13.54%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (11.46%) SOA
10 10 (10.42%) Open Source
10 10 (10.42%) OWASP
11 9 (9.38%) Refactoring
12 8 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (8.33%) Web Development
13 7 (7.29%) Integration Testing
13 7 (7.29%) MVC
14 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
14 6 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 72 (75.00%) Java
2 28 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 23 (23.96%) SQL
4 17 (17.71%) Groovy
4 17 (17.71%) Java 8
5 16 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 15 (15.63%) Python
7 11 (11.46%) Ruby
8 9 (9.38%) Shell Script
9 8 (8.33%) Dart
10 5 (5.21%) C#
11 4 (4.17%) C++
11 4 (4.17%) Jython
11 4 (4.17%) VBScript
12 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.04%) C
12 1 (1.04%) Kotlin
12 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.25%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (6.25%) CISSP
3 6 (6.25%) CLAS
4 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) JSP 440
1 6 (6.25%) QA
1 6 (6.25%) RMADS
2 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 38 (39.58%) Docker
2 3 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (32.29%) Ansible
2 12 (12.50%) Puppet
3 7 (7.29%) Kubernetes
4 6 (6.25%) Nagios
5 4 (4.17%) CA Service Virtualization
5 4 (4.17%) HP ALM
6 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (1.04%) Packer
8 1 (1.04%) SELinux
8 1 (1.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) Oracle
2 20 (20.83%) Red Hat
3 7 (7.29%) Atlassian
4 6 (6.25%) CA
4 6 (6.25%) ESRI
4 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.21%) hybris
6 4 (4.17%) Adobe
6 4 (4.17%) Cloudera
6 4 (4.17%) HP
7 3 (3.13%) MuleSoft
7 3 (3.13%) SAP
7 3 (3.13%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.08%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.08%) Coverity
9 1 (1.04%) ATG
9 1 (1.04%) Google
9 1 (1.04%) Guidewire